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The Link Between ADHD & Eating Disorders in Women

Last month, I was given the honor of being the keynote speaker at a seminar in Athlone, Ireland titled “Women and Girls with ADHD” for Ireland’s ADHD Awareness Month.  My speech focused on the link between ADHD and eating disorders in women and girls. The seminar took place as scheduled despite a hurricane in central […]

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The Link Between ADHD and Eating Disorders

If you struggle with an eating disorder, ADHD may be at the heart of it. Unfortunately, many girls are not diagnosed with ADHD until later in life. Evidence suggests a strong link between individuals with ADD/ADHD and eating disorders such as: compulsive overeating binging binging and purging (Bulimia) self-starvation (Anorexia) Passionately working with countless women […]

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